The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 13 20
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend - 6.90% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 26.67% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.94%
OSPF
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 24.36% 25.86% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 7
Average salary £24,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

OSPF
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Bridgend region.

OSPF Salary Trend in Bridgend